Afro History Today in Afro History ! The Motown record label is founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in 1959 ! written by Marc Alexander December 14, 2018 English: Berry Gordy at a performance of The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker in December 2010. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Photo of the Hitsville USA building in Detroit MI. Photo taken: Monday June 19th, 2006 by Chris Butcher Category:Images of Detroit, Michigan (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: The Supremes’ star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, 7060 Hollywood Blvd. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Supremes: Diana Ross (left), Mary Wilson (center), Florence Ballard (right) circa 1965 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Supremes’ song ” Baby Love” takes the No. 1 spot on the United Kingdom’s music charts in 1964 !Today in Afro History ! The Supremes becomes the first all female group to have a No. 1 selling album in 1966 ! Actor, Cleavon Little passes away in 1992 !Higher & Higher: The Jackie Wilson Story to Debut at Hologram USA Theater in Hollywood on …Today in Afro History ! Halle Berry becomes the First Afro American woman to win an academy award for best actress in 2002 !The Temptations to perform at the EPCToday in Afro History ! The first Afro American owned TV station ( WGPR-TV) begins airing in Detroit Michigan in 1975 ! Today in Afro History ! The Motown record label is founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in 1959 ! was last modified: November 30th, 2018 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Football Heisman Winner, Ernie Davis ! NBA player, Anthony Mason ! Jazz Musician, Clark Terry ! Actor, Hal Williams ! Journalist, Stanley Crouch ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Cindy Birdsong ! NFL player, Rodney Harrison ! Tennis Player, Alexandra Stevenson ! Hurdler, Jehue Gordon ! NBA player, Jahlil Okafor ! Director, Reginald Hudlin ! Professor, William Hinton ! You may also like Chicago activist demands all footage from police... July 17, 2018 Why Nicki Minaj's New Music Benefits Cardi... April 12, 2018 Rapper breaks mold as 'DAMN' album wins... April 17, 2018 Trump in the ’80s and ’90s: Less... July 20, 2016 Who is Sean Paul? The rap star... May 17, 2018 Barnwell: Todd Gurley’s surging case for MVP,... December 25, 2017 Suspect Sought In Violent Purse Snatching Caught... July 11, 2018 Review: Serpentwithfeet charms with chat time at... June 30, 2018 Today in Afro History ! The Supremes... November 21, 2018 Sanchez says he's ready to be Broncos'... March 14, 2016 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.